There are 6 ways to get from Tirupati to Meenakshi Temple by bus, train, taxi, car or plane

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Bus  •  10 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Tirupathi to Vellore 981T / ...
  2. Take the bus from Vellore to Madurai 283D / ...

$14 - $20

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Train  •  15 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Madurai Junction (MDU) Tpty-Rmm Tri Wkly Exp / ...

$11 - $20

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Taxi  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tirupati to Meenakshi Temple 328.1 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Tirupati to Meenakshi Temple 328.1 miles

$50 - $80

Fly from Tirupati  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Tirupati (TIR) to Madurai (IXM) TIR - IXM

$50 - $224

Train to Madras, fly  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Tirupati (TPTY) to Perambur (PER)
  2. Fly from Madras (MAA) to Madurai (IXM) MAA - IXM

$27 - $170

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tirupati (TPTY) and arriving at Madurai Junction (MDU). Services depart five times a week, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 14 h 50 min.

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The distance between Tirupati and Meenakshi Temple is 437 km. The road distance is 525 km.

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The best way to get from Tirupati to Meenakshi Temple without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 46 min to get from Tirupati to Meenakshi Temple, including transfers.

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Tirupati to Meenakshi Temple train services, operated by Indian Railways, depart from Tirupati (TPTY) station.

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The best way to get from Tirupati to Meenakshi Temple is to bus which takes 10 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 15 h 6 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 5 h 43 min.

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There is no direct flight from Tirupati Airport to Madurai Airport. The quickest flight takes 6 h and has one stopover.

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Tirupati to Meenakshi Temple train services, operated by Indian Railways, arrive at Madurai Junction (MDU) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tirupati to Meenakshi Temple is 525 km. It takes approximately 7 h 24 min to drive from Tirupati to Meenakshi Temple.

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Spicejet and IndiGo Airlines offer flights from Tirupati Airport to Madurai Airport.

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Map of how to get from Tirupati to Meenakshi Temple.
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  • Distance: 273 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 46 min

What companies run services between Tirupati, India and Meenakshi Temple, India?

You can take a bus from Tirupati to Meenakshi Temple via Vellore and Madurai in around 10 h 46 min. Alternatively, Indian Railways operates a train from Tirupati to Meenakshi Temple 5 times a week. Tickets cost $11 - $20 and the journey takes 14 h 50 min.

Airlines
IndiGo Airlines
Website
goindigo.in
Flights from Tirupati to Madurai via Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Flights from Tirupati to Madurai via Bengaluru, Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Tirupati to Madurai via Hyderabad
Ave. Duration
10 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Flights from Tirupati to Madurai via Bengaluru, Madras
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $220
Flights from Tirupati to Madurai via Hyderabad, Madras
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Tirupati to Madurai via Hyderabad, Bengaluru
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $170
Spicejet
Website
spicejet.com
Flights from Tirupati to Madurai via Hyderabad, Madras
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $260
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $200
Air India Limited
Website
airindia.in
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Jet Airways
Website
jetairways.com
Flights from Madras to Madurai
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $180
Train operators
Bus operators
SETC
Website
tnstc.in
Bus from Tirupathi to Vellore
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
tnstc.in
Bus from Vellore to Madurai
Ave. Duration
8 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
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Other operators
Taxi from Tirupati to Meenakshi Temple
Ave. Duration
7 h 24 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Fast Track Call Taxi
Website
fasttracktirupati.com
Meru Cabs
Phone
+91 877 44 22 44 22
Website
merucabs.com
Ola Cabs
Phone
+91 22 33 55 33 55
Website
olacabs.com

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There are 94+ hotels available in Meenakshi Temple. Prices start at $14 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Tirupati to Tirupati Airport is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs .

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